|Hometown :||Wakaw, SK|
|Date of Birth :||07/17/1991|
2011-12 Season: Registered 19 goals and 24 assists for 43 points in 74 games in his first professional season with the Monarchs...Made his professional debut against the Springfield Falcons on October 7...Tallied first professional points, two assists, against the Providence Bruins on October 14...Recorded first professional goal against the Portland Pirates on October 19...Recorded a four-game point streak (2-4=6) from February 3-10...Finished third on the team in points (43), tied for third on the team with 24 assists and tied for third with 74 games played...Set a single-game club record with a plus-5 rating against the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins on February 23...Named Reebok/AHL Rookie of the Month for February by tallying six goals and eight assists for 14 points and a plus-9 rating in 12 games...Tied for first among team forwards in games played (74)...Collected 10 multi-point games...Led the Monarchs with six points (2-4=6) in four games during the 2012 Calder Cup Eastern Conference Quarterfinals...Tied for the team lead in goals (two) and assists (four) in the playoffs.
Career Highlights: Collected 46 goals and 70 assists for 116 points in 69 games for the Western Hockey League’s Medicine Hat Tigers during the 2010-11 season...Led the WHL in points (116)...Recipient of the WHL’s Leading Scorer Award (Bobby Clarke Trophy) with 116 points during the 2010-11 season…Led the Canadian Hockey League with 116 points that same season…Named to the WHL’s First-Team All-Star...Tied for third in the WHL in goals (46), ranked second in assists (70), tied for fourth in shorthanded goals (five), tied for seventh in game-winning goals (seven) and tied for 13th in plus-minus (plus-37) during the 2010-11 campaign…Registered 26 points (10-16=26) during a 14-game streak from February 11 to March 11, 2011…Recorded 23 points (9-14=23) during a 10-game streak from January 9-29, 2011…Tallied 22 points (10-12=22) during an eight-game scoring streak from November 12-30, 2010…Assisted Medicine Hat in advancing to the WHL’s Eastern Conference Finals…Ranked eighth in points (25), fourth in goals (12) and tied for eighth in assists (13) in the 2010-11 WHL Playoffs...Led Medicine Hat in points (75) and assists (51), ranked second in shorthanded goals (three) and ranked third in goals (24) for the 2009-10 season…Tallied 24 points (8-16=24) during a 12-game point streak from January 8-30, 2010…Helped Medicine Hat advance to the 2010 WHL’s Eastern Conference Semifinals…Tied for second on the club in points (eight) and tied for first in assists (six) during the 2010 playoffs...Led Medicine Hat in assists (48), ranked second in points (72) and finished third in goals (24) during the 2008-09 season…Tied for 11th in WHL in power play goals (24) for the 2008-09 season...Helped Medicine Hat advance to the 2009 WHL’s Eastern Conference Semifinals…Posted eight goals and nine assists for 17 points (8-9=17) in 48 games with the Tigers during the 2007-08 season...Recorded 280 points (102-178=280) and 111 penalty minutes in 262 games with Medicine Hat over five seasons (2006-11).
Transactions: Selected by the Los Angeles Kings in the fourth-round (96th) of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft...SIgned a three-year entry-level contract with the Los Angeles Kings on May 23, 2011.